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Design drawing titled "White Mahog. Toilet Table (Painted Decoration)" rendered in pencil on trace. Front view of dressing table and attached mirror is shown; top plan of table is also shown. Neoclassical-style toilet or dressing table has rectangular form with two slightly bowed side sections in front; narrow splashboard with concave corner ends; overhanging top; two shallow drawers with bail handles on either side of shallow center drawer; painted bellflower and ribbon garland and swag on center drawer; stiles painted with interlaced oval motif; tapered square legs with painted bellflowers; and tapered cylindrical feet. Rectangular mirror frame has concave corners at top; molderd rim; two tapered columnar supporting arms with pineapple finials and stepped bases. Title, design notes, "Made for D. C. Blair Esq. 29850" and "11348" are handwritten on drawing.
tables (support furniture)
1 design drawing in pencil (9 1/4 x 6 inches)
Irving and Casson - A. H. Davenport -- Collection I
A. H. Davenport Co. (American furniture manufactory, active late 19th-early 20th centuries) (Manufacturer)